Yohey Family History

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Yohey Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Johe.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Yohe, Yokley, Bohley, Yaney, Coley, Yoes, Yousey, Achey, Roher, Yohn

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Yohey Family Origin

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Yohey Family Occupations

What did your Yohey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yohey family was Carpenter. Keeping House, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yohey. The most common Yohey occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 15% of Yohey's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Yohey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Yohey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yohey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yohey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Yohey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Yohey. For the veterans among your Yohey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yohey Life Expectancy

What is the average Yohey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Yohey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Yohey in 1963 was 78, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yohey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yohey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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